28 May 2016
New Delhi: The government's 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign is a way towards women empowerment, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan today said as he stressed on the importance of protecting and nurturing the girl child.
22 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Apurva Purohit, President of Jagran Prakashan Ltd (JPL), was listed amongst ‘30 powerful women in Business’ by Business Today magazine.
21 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday blamed PM Modi after his name was included in a FIR regarding alleged illegalities in the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW).
06 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said a nation is always empowered by its women. "Nation is always empowered by its women. It is she who nurtures a citizen as a mother, as a sister in his childhood, and later in the life as a wife. These empowered citizens eventually make an empowered country," PM Modi said addressing the National Women Legislators Conference here.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Anti Corruption Branch has registered an FIR against DCW chief Swati Maliwal in connection with alleged irregularities in recruitment in the women's panel.
13 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Cracking the whip on dissidents within, AAP on Monday suspended its MLA Devinder Sehrawat from the primary membership after he accused partymen in Punjab of "exploiting women" in return for tickets.
08 Sep 2015
Badal: Lauding the indomitable spirit of Punjabi girls, Union Minister Human Resource Development Smriti Irani exhorted them to play a proactive role in women empowerment at the national level.
10 Nov 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said women empowerment can take the state forward and a silent revolution was taking place in rural areas through Self Help Groups (SHGs) of which 50 per cent are managed by women.
09 Jun 2016
Kolkata: 'Internet Saathi', a joint digital literacy programme of Google India and Tata Trust, is all set to roll out across 400 villages and reach one lakh women in Purulia district in West Bengal in the next few months.
05 Sep 2015
Patna: Jagran Pehel, a division of Shri Puranchandra Gupta Smarak Trust and Women Development Corporation (WDC), Government of Bihar signed an MOU to implement the fourth phase of the much popular women empowerment project Sapno Ko Chali Chooney, for the third consecutive time.